Thinking, Fast and Slow
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Oct 25, 2011 - Psychology - 512 pages
Major New York Times bestseller
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ALSO BY DANIEL KAHNEMAN International Differences in Well-Being (written with Ed Diener and John F. Helliwell) Heuristics and Biases: The Psychology ofIntuitive Judgment (edited with Thomas Gilovich and Dale Griffin) Choices, Values, ...
... SCORE REVERSALS FRAMES AND REALITY PART V. TWO SELVES TWO SELVES LIFE AS A STORY EXPERIENCED WELL-BEING THINKING ABOUT LIFE CONCLUSIONS 199 209 222 234 245 255 269 278 289 300 310 322 334 342 353 363 377 386 391 398 408 THINKING, ...
The distinction between two selves is applied to the measurement of well-being, where we find again that what makes the experiencing self happy is not quite the same as what satisfies the remembering self. How two selves within a single ...
And every human being has had the experience of not telling someone to go to hell. ... ILLUSIONS To appreciate the autonomy of System 1, as well as the distinction between impressions and beliefs, take a good look at figure 3.
Volunteers in one of their studies watched a short silent film ofa woman being interviewed and were asked to interpret her body language. While they were performing the task, ... recorded as well.) The authors of the study plotted the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - benkaboo - LibraryThing
Summary: Provocative book that suggests we are far less in control of how we think than we (or at least I) had any idea. Things I liked: Lots of evidence and experiments to back up his findings ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - PattyLee - LibraryThing
OK, I won't lie to you. Caveats first. I was an English major and I love science. Math, not so much. A couple of the chapters near the end of the book had my eyes crossing, but I did not give up and ... Read full review